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Bread Feature Jems

Orange Pistachio Scone Bread

If you’ve been around Jem of the South long enough you know I have a slight obsession with scones. A few weeks ago I was scrolling through the gram as they say and came across a recipe for scone bread. My baking antenna immediately went up and knew I had to try this take on the scone. Once I figured out my scone combo I whipped up the recipe below and I was in scone bread heaven! This is such…

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Cake Feature Jems

Chocolate Pound Cake w/ Orange Glaze

It’s been years since I made a chocolate poundcake and there’s a  reason for that. Where I’m from no one ever made a chocolate pound cake. We always had sour cream or lemon pound cake. When I first moved to GA I discovered the world of chocolate pound cake and decided to make one at Thanksgiving for my family.  My brother wouldn’t eat it because he said pound cake isn’t brown and my mom politely took a few bites even…

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Orange Whoopie Pies for the Orange Bowl

I love football! Yep! Football and being southern kinda go hand in hand. Wait, COLLEGE football and being southern go hand in hand. I’m a proud graduate of Clemson University and we are playing in the Orange Bowl this year. Yep! I’m so proud of my team and can’t wait to watch us crush West Virginia on Wednesday. Yes, I said crush and yes, I am confident we will win. 🙂     The “Orange Bowl” get it? 🙂  …

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